How to download dependencies in gradle

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Downloading java dependencies is possible, if you actually really need to download them into a folder.

Example:

apply plugin: 'java'

dependencies {
  runtime group: 'com.netflix.exhibitor', name: 'exhibitor-standalone', version: '1.5.2'
  runtime group: 'org.apache.zookeeper',  name: 'zookeeper', version: '3.4.6'
}

repositories { mavenCentral() }

task getDeps(type: Copy) {
  from sourceSets.main.runtimeClasspath
  into 'runtime/'
}

Download the dependencies (and their dependencies) into the folder runtime when you execute gradle getDeps.

~ Answered on 2014-12-13 03:01:25


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